Mercedes UK has started taking up orders for its new model, the 2019 Mercedes GLS, with the pricing details of the SUV also revealed.
Naijauto learned that, at the moment, what is being offered to customers is the diesel-powered GLS 400d while more models will be coming at a later date. The Mercedes GLS 2019 will be listed for a starting price of £73,995 OTR (₦34.6 million) and its coming in three trim lines. They are:
- The AMG Line Premium
- The AMG Line Premium Plus
- The AMG Line Premium Plus Executive
The SUV is a right fit for a family picnic
A 3.0-liter straight six engine powers the SUV with a 325hp (330PS) and torque of 516lb-ft (700Nm). It can run 0.62mph (100km/h) under 6.3 seconds and has a top speed of 148mph. Mercedes Benz says its CO2 emission is 208g/km combined with 35.8 mpg.
The AMG Line Premium models feature air suspension, MBUX interior assistant, Driving Assistant package, heated front, and back seats, Keyless-Go, 22-inch AMG alloy wheels, Burmester surrounds sound system, a standard panoramic roof and a parking package fitted with a 360-degree camera.
The Mercedes GLS is powered by a 3.0-liter straight six engine
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The AMG Line Premium Plus comes with a Driving Assistant plus package, rear seat entertainment system, MBUX augmented reality, heated front, and rear armrest and a heated and cooled front seat that has massage options and more.
The AMG Line Premium Plus Executive models are fitted with an MBUX rear tablet, 23-inch AMG alloy wheels, and heated nappa leather multifunction steering wheel, electric sunblind in the back doors, heated third-row seats and heated and cool multicontour back seats with massage functions.
It features a heated nappa leather multifunction steering wheel
It sure has a long list of options which also covers a 1,495 off-road package, adding dynamic control systems, downhill speed regulation, off-road ABS, a low-range transmission, and driving modes meant for off-road driving.
The Mercedes GLS has a heated front and rear armrest
The interior of the SUV is quite spacious
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The new Mercedes GLS 400d will be delivered to the UK customers in the third season of the year.
The 2019 Mercedes GLS, all magnificent